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Richard advises energy and natural resources companies, commodity trading companies and banks in connection with all aspects of their commodities-related business, be that the financing, trading or transportation of bulk commodities.


  • University of Cambridge, Robinson College
  • Sedbergh School, Cumbria

  • England and Wales

  • French
  • German

Awards & Recognition

  • Ranked in Chambers UK for UK-wide Commodities: Physicals, 2020-2023
  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in the United Kingdom for Commodities, 2009-2022
  • Listed in the Hall of Fame in The Legal 500 UK for Commodities disputes, 2020-2022